master's deed


Definition of master's deed

: a deed of conveyance executed by a master in chancery in pursuance of an order of the court commanding one of the parties to make the conveyance or the master to do it in his name

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“Master's deed.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 Oct. 2020.

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